David Needle

Based in Silicon Valley, veteran technology reporter David Needle covers mobile, bi g data, and social media among other topics. He was formerly News Editor at Infoworld, Editor of Computer Currents and TabTimes and West Coast Bureau Chief for both InformationWeek and Internet.com.

Nutanix Reduces Complexity of Hyperconverged Infrastructure Offering

ANAHEIM, Calif.—Aiming to simplify and expand the utility of its hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) offering, Nutanix kicked off its annual .NEXT conference here on May 8 by announcing several new...

HPE Opens New HQ, Highlights Lab Research Advances

SAN JOSE, Calif.––Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, the HP that produces enterprise IT systems but not printers, laptops or workstations, showed off its new headquarters here in the heart of Silicon Valley...

Slack Connects to Email Users, Expands Shared Channels for B2B Comms

SAN FRANCISCO—Enterprise collaboration network provider Slack served up a bunch of new features at its Frontiers conference here on April 24. The event kicked off with tennis star Serena...

Google Cloud Next: Google Unwraps Anthos Hybrid Cloud Platform

SAN FRANCISCO—Even as cloud applications grow in popularity, it can be a pain for IT to manage and secure both cloud and more traditional on-premises applications. Google’s answer is...

Google Boosts Its Cloud Platform With 7 New Open-Source Partners

SAN FRANCISCO--The start of Google’s annual Google Cloud Next conference (April 9-11) here at Moscone Center includes several news announcements by the search giant.Heading the list is a partnership...

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What Is Data Virtualization?

The vast amount of data that companies manage comes in many forms, including structured and unstructured. To be effective, enterprises must be able to...

Clean Energy Cohort Joins IBM’s Sustainability Accelerator Program

Environmental threats, ranging from the rise of extreme weather events to global climate change, do not impact all people or groups equally. The populations...

Cynet’s George Tubin on XDR Cybersecurity

I spoke with George Tubin, Director of Product Strategy at Cynet, about why XDR has so many definitions – and why this emerging security...

Automation Anywhere’s Mike Micucci on Automation and AI

I spoke with Mike Micucci, COO at Automation Anywhere, about the “automation economy” and the trends that are driving the AI/automation sector. Among the topics...

ClearScale CEO Pavel Pragin on AWS Migration and Management

I spoke with Pavel Pragin, CEO at ClearScale, who provided guidance about how to optimize the migration and management of AWS cloud deployments. Among the...